Senior Yot Practitioner

Posted 4 days ago by REED Health & Care
Reed are currently recruiting for a Senior Practitioner for a Youth Offending Team for a client based in East London. 

You must have previous experience within a similar role. 

"Job Summary:
The postholder will support the management, quality assurance and planning and delivery of evidenced based and outcome focussed interventions and programmes and ensure that children, young people, their families and carers are assessed and effective plans are put into place in accordance with statutory requirements and the National Standards for Youth Justice.

The service aims to prevent young people from becoming involved in crime, and for those who have already offended, reducing offending behaviours by working in partnership with a range of practitioners across Children and Family Services, police, other local authorities, probation, Youth Courts and mental health practitioners.

Youth Justice Senior Practitioner will provide some training of staff and supervision, coaching of such staff, as well as provide high quality reporting and services to young people and their families in the delivery of Youth Justice Interventions, court and custody processes.

The role will be both case holding and managing staff. A focus on encouraging and modelling good quality interventions will be key. Many YOT interventions are delivered in the family home or other community settings. The post holder will ensure the service is delivered in partnership with other youth provision and provides advice and consultation, as appropriate, to partner agencies working with young people who have offended. The post holder will be committed to a reduction in youth crime and improved community safety. 

Interviews are taking place immediately so please apply now to avoid disappointment. 

Alternatively, if you are looking for a different position please contact

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Application question

Do you have previous experience within a YOT team?

Reference: 36045894

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